Skip to main content

Graduate Fellowships

Funding Agency / Program

Eligibility

Deadlines

American Association of University Women

American Fellowships / Dissertation Grant

International Fellowships

Selected Professions Fellowships

 


US citizen / PR


Foreign nationals

US citizen / PR

 


November 1, 2021


November 15, 2021

December 1, 2021

American Heart Association

Predoctoral Fellowship

 

US citizen / PR / J-1/F-1 / E-3 / H1-B/ O-1/ G-4/ TN

 

September 14, 2021

Fannie and John Hertz Foundation

Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship

 

US citizen / PR

 

October 29, 2021

Ford Foundation

Predoctoral Fellowship for Minorities

Dissertation Fellowship for Minorities

 

US citizen / PR / Nationals

US citizen / PR / Nationals

 

Opens September 7, 2021, closes December 16, 2021

Opens September 7, 2021, closes December 9, 2021

IBM

PhD Fellowship Program

 

Worldwide(by nomination)

 

Begins 3rd week of September 2021

Janelia Graduate Program

Joint Graduate Program 

 



December 1, 2021

Laura Bassi Scholarship

Laura Bassi Scholarship Program

 

US citizen / PR /  Nationals

 

November, March, July

National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science

GEM Fellowship

 



US citizen / PR (minority)

 

 

July 1 - November 15, 2021

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) / F31

 

US citizen / PR

 

April 8, August 8, December 8, 2021

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP)

East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for US Graduate Students (EAPSI)

 

US citizen / PR / Nationals


US citizen / PR / Nationals

 

October 18 – 22, 2021 (exact date depends on discipline – pls check website!!)

Second Thursday in November 2021

National Society of Black Engineers

NSBE Fellowships

 

US citizen / PR

 

Graduate scholarship not available at this time

Paul and Daisy Soros Foundation

Fellowship for New Americans

 

US citizen / Naturalized US citizen / PR / DACA

 

October 28, 2021

SAE International

Doctoral Scholars Forgivable Loan Program

 

Citizen of US, Canada, Mexico

 

April 1, 2022

International Society for Optics and Photonics

SPIE Scholarships in Optics and Photonics

 


Student member

 

February 15, 2022

Tau Beta Pi

TBP Fellowships

 

TBP Alumnus

 

Opens December 31, 2021, closes February 1, 2022

US Department of Defense

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)

Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation (SMART)

 

US citizen / Nationals


A citizen of the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, or United Kingdom

 

Check website

 

Opens August 1, 2021, closes December 1, 2021

US Department of Energy

Science Graduate Student Research Program (SCGSR)

Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF)

 


US citizen / PR

US citizen / PR

 

November 10, 2021

January 2022

US Department of Justice

Graduate Research Fellowship

 

US or foreign (must be Degree-granting US Institution)

 

Fellowship not available at this time

US Environmental Protection Agency

STAR Fellowships

 

US citizen / PR

 

Varies, check website

Other Resources: